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Broadwater Parklands | Marine Parade, Southport, Gold Coast, Queensland 4217, Australia
+61 7 5581 1615
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love coming here. Lots of shady spots to sit and watch the kids splash around in the rock pools. Toilets are a distance from the rock pool. There is a restaurant and ice cream shop to extend your day trip. Playground not too far away...More

Thank belinda240
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun for all the family Best destination for all the family Food fun and family Relax and enjoy the atmosphere

Thank Kim N Bill L
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Passed the Rockpools as we were doing the Broadwater Parklands walk which by the way is a great walk in itself. The Rockpools is a cute water play area especially for families with young children. Flowing cascades, water spurting from various creatures and water holes,...More

Thank AngelaS1959
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This is a lovely outing for the kids, they play for hours in the water. I wanted to jump under the waterfall too. I can't believe it's free.

Thank carolyn650
Reviewed 28 July 2018

After three days of activities that made a major dent in the wallet, it was great to have some free, stress less and relaxing fun. From the Southport tram station is was an easy walk towards the beach to find The Rockpools, playground, public bbq,...More

2  Thank melskey
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Amazing place to spend time especially for kids! The place is safe and plenty of activities for kids and young at heart to do. Try it 👌👍😊

Thank josearnelp
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

My 3.5yo enjoyed a paddle and splash even on a windy, but sunny, 19-degree winter’s day. Paid parking available.

Thank Jules_on_vacation
Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is a great spot for smaller children to enjoy water play. They can climb on the (sculpted) animals, jump on water spurts, sit in shallow water - it's got everything.

Thank MonkeyDi
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Nothing interesting at all. Council wasted money, should have been done like Southbank in Brisbane then all ages could enjoy it.

1  Thank Angela T
Reviewed 16 June 2018

The attraction is advertised as suitable for all ages and on a Sunday morning you will find that is true! It is not only the rockpool but the whole park created by the Gold Coast Council over time which should be investigated. It should provide...More

Thank Herpam D
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6 June 2018|
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Response from Marisa L | Reviewed this property |
They will get wet when they visit the rockpools especially as there are small water spouts there but there are no regulations about attire. A lot of parents are there walking around with their little ones fully dressed and... More
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Response from Colin V | Reviewed this property |
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Response from Colin V | Reviewed this property |
If you are seeking an excellent swimming hole to cool down ... head to the Currumbin Rock Pool. If you go online and search Currumbin Rock Pool you find a page with the location, will need a vehicle to get there only... More